Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for OpenStack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OpenStack over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 180 190
Rank change year-on-year +4 +10 +36
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 13 30 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.36% 0.61% 0.95%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.18% 4.08% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 12 30 49
Leeds median annual salary £59,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.67% +20.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £53,825 £33,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,600 £70,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £59,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.67% +20.00% +25.00%

OpenStack is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 597 736 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 16.32% 14.93% 15.54%
Number of salaries quoted 477 651 717
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.84% -2.56%
10th Percentile £26,490 £26,750 £24,400
90th Percentile £60,500 £61,250 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +2.60%

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing OpenStack as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for OpenStack in Leeds

OpenStack
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack in Leeds.

Salary trend for OpenStack in Leeds

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenStack in Leeds over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for OpenStack in Leeds

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT jobs citing OpenStack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 13 (100.00%) Puppet
1 13 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (92.31%) DevOps
2 12 (92.31%) Unix
2 12 (92.31%) Python
3 11 (84.62%) Linux
3 11 (84.62%) Configuration Management
3 11 (84.62%) Ruby
3 11 (84.62%) CloudStack
3 11 (84.62%) Cobbler
3 11 (84.62%) vSphere
4 10 (76.92%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
5 8 (61.54%) Ansible
6 7 (53.85%) Terraform
7 6 (46.15%) Presales
7 6 (46.15%) TeamCity
8 5 (38.46%) XenServer
8 5 (38.46%) Xen
8 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (38.46%) Scrum
8 5 (38.46%) SQL
8 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
8 5 (38.46%) Deployment Automation
8 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
9 4 (30.77%) Tivoli
9 4 (30.77%) RUP
9 4 (30.77%) DSDM
9 4 (30.77%) Oracle

OpenStack
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (84.62%) CloudStack
2 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 10 (76.92%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
2 6 (46.15%) TeamCity
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) Maven
3 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Platform Engineer
2 8 (61.54%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (46.15%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (30.77%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (30.77%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 4 (30.77%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (23.08%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (15.38%) Azure Engineer
7 1 (7.69%) Architect
7 1 (7.69%) Azure DevOps
7 1 (7.69%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 1 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (7.69%) DevOps Architect
7 1 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 1 (7.69%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Unix
2 11 (84.62%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) DevOps
2 11 (84.62%) Configuration Management
3 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) Presales
5 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (38.46%) Deployment Automation
5 5 (38.46%) Scrum
6 4 (30.77%) DSDM
6 4 (30.77%) RUP
7 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 1 (7.69%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Python
2 11 (84.62%) Ruby
3 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
3 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) vSphere
2 5 (38.46%) Xen
2 5 (38.46%) XenServer
3 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (100.00%) Puppet
2 11 (84.62%) Cobbler
3 8 (61.54%) Ansible
4 7 (53.85%) Terraform
5 4 (30.77%) Tivoli
6 1 (7.69%) Kibana
6 1 (7.69%) logstash
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) EnterpriseDB
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) AppDynamics
3 1 (7.69%) Splunk